Zach Allen steps down as head coach at NEO after two years at the helm

Allen lands assistant coaching job at Northeastern State and Zach Crissup is named Norsemen's interim head coach

MIAMI, Okla. – On Friday, NEO announced the departure of head football coach Zach Allen, who is taking a coaching job at Northeastern State as the recruiting coordinator and defensive run game coordinator.

Allen held about every coaching job at NEO in his 12 seasons on the coaching staff.  For the last two seasons he was the head coach, compiling a 12-9 record.

Defensive coordinator Zach Crissup is serving as interim head coach.